External Funding Sources
Searchable Grants Databases
- Pivot - A comprehensive, editorially maintained database of funding opportunities estimated
at more than $44 billion. Users can create a profile to search and save funding opportunities,
set alarms for deadline notifications, or view and connect with profiles from institutions
around the world.
- GuideStar - Learn about a non-profit's grant-making activity by searching for IRS 990 Forms (IRS reporting forms submitted by most non-profit grant-making foundations). Note that this website requires that you register and log-in, but those seeking to access "Guidestar Basic" services can utilize the search engine free of charge.
Comprehensive Websites for Federal Grants
- Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance - A comprehensive site for federal programs
- Federal Business Opportunities - Current government contracting opportunities offered through the U.S. Department of Commerce
- Commerce Business Daily - Archived government contracting opportunities offered through the U.S. Department of Commerce
- Grants.gov - A comprehensive site for federal programs
- Federal Register - Grant and contract notices, rules and proposed rules from federal agencies